Category Archives: advocacy

Racial Equity Task Force Event

Incarceration and Sacred Space Sunday, July 29, 4–6 p.m. New Life Church, 7564 Cottage Grove Rd. A multi-faith panel of religious leaders and people formerly incarcerated will discuss the impact of sacred space on those held in jail. This is … Continue reading

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Keep Families Together

Speech by Pastor Susan Schneider of Trinity Lutheran Church On June 30, 2018, the Dane Sanctuary Coalition sponsored a press conference protesting the ‘zero-tolerance’ policy of the Trump Administration. Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice, Worker Justice Wisconsin, and End Domestic … Continue reading

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Press conference June 30

Families Belong Together Join the Dane Sanctuary Coalition, Worker Justice Wisconsin, and Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice on June 30 for a press conference at First United Methodist Church, 203 Wisconsin Avenue, at 2:00, where the faith community will raise our voices … Continue reading

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Separating Families–Actions You Can Take

The outrage against the Trump Administration’s policy of separating families at the border  is growing across the country.  There are many actions happening locally and across the country where we all can get involved.  Below is a long email, please … Continue reading

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ELCA bishops issue statement of solidarity with youth

At the recent conference of bishops held in Chicago, this joint statement was issued by ELCA bishops in solidarity with our children and youth. “Our children and youth are like a young Jeremiah prophesying to the people: For I know the … Continue reading

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